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Welcome to the Blog of the Bradford Ornithological Group (BOG). Here you will find information about the latest sightings, an archive of information and a gallery photos of the birds of this area of West Yorkshire, England. We are an active group of 150 members dedicated to the study and conservation of birds within this region which is situated amongst the Pennines of Northern England.

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Short-eared Owl

Short-eared Owl
Short-eared Owl photo: Stephen Lilley

Sunday, 20 October 2013

Sunday 20th October 2013

Denholme Clough 0735-1030
vis-mig counts;
Pink-footed Geese x75+, Redwing x355, Fieldfare x170,
Brambling x15, Woodpigeon x257, Cormorant x3,
Meadow Pipit x23, Starling x157, Greenfinch x14,
Goldfinch x17, Chaffinch x27, Redoll x3, Siskin x7,
Common Gull x2, Jackdaw x34, Pied Wagtail x9
In the woods and bushes; Green Woodpecker, Bullfinch 8+,
Sparrwhawk 2, Kestrel 2, Jay 8+ singing Chiffchaff,
Grey Wagtail, Goldcrest, Long-tailed Tit,

Doe Park Reservoir
10+Mallard, 30+Black-headed Gull, Redwing
Fieldfare, Bullfinch

M Doveston

Oxenhope Watchpoint 1045-1200
200+Pink-footed Geese, 2 Skylark, 1 Golden Plover
Fieldfare, Redwing, Raven - Crossbills seen earlier

DCBarker, H Creber, M Doveston, R Proctor

Stockbridge Reserve (members only) - 34 species recorded this morning including 2 Kingfisher, Fieldfare, Goosander, Redwing, Siskin, Reed Bunting.
Fred Drake et al